Loudon, N.H. — Sunday, December 9, 2012, Kenneth J. Conte, 54, of Loudon, passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side.
Born in Lawrence, he was the son of the late Michael Conte and Theresa Graham Conte. He was also predeceased by a brother Steven Conte.
Ken was in the automobile business his whole life. He loved the water and driving his boats, and was most proud of his family and home.
In 2010 Ken was the recipient of a lung transplant in Cleveland, Ohio.
He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Darlene Conte; his son, Tyler Conte; his daughter, Rylee Conte all of Loudon, N.H.; his sister, Gloria Barnes and her husband, Richard of Haverhill; a brother, Michael Conte of Haverhill; his in-laws, James and Susan Derosier of Pittsfield, N.H. and many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: At Ken’s request, there will be no calling hours and a private burial will be held by the family.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the American Lung Association 460 Totten Pond Road, Suite 400, Waltham, MA 02451 or The American Liver Foundation, 39 Broadway, Suite 2700, New York, NY 10006. Ken would have wanted to remind everyone to become an organ donor.
The Bennett Funeral Home of Concord is in charge of the arrangements.
Messages of condolences may be offered at www.bennettfuneral.com